2nd Grade Teacher
Princeton, New Jersey, United States

Job Summary

Occupation Education and Training
Specialty Teacher
Location 19120 , Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Visa Sponsorship No

Job Description

Last Update: 4/15/23
Essential Functions
Universal Companies Family of Schools is seeking dynamic and passionate 2nd Grade Teachers to work in an urban education setting in Philadelphia, PA. Multiple roles are available. Universal's teachers work to create a warm and welcoming school culture that is driven by student achievement, and teachers are committed to high expectations and dedicated support for students!
Duties and Responsibilities

Implement Universal's curriculum and instructional strategies and utilize classroom routines and procedures with consistency
Develop rigorous lesson plans, homework assignments and assessments
Work closely with school leaders to analyze student assessment data and use data to inform instruction
Collaborate in grade level teams to discuss student work, share best practices, and ensure student mastery of standards
Form and maintain relationships with students' families, including phone calls and conferences
Participate in on-going professional development in the spirit of continuous improvement


Ability to adjust instructional strategies in order to reach year-end goals
Receptiveness to feedback and a desire to continuously improve
A strong sense of personal accountability for student achievement
A belief that all students should be held to high standards
A positive attitude and a drive for personal excellence
Outstanding instructional skills, including the ability to motivate and challenge students and maintain an orderly classroom


Bachelor's degree required; Master's degree preferred
PENNSYLVANIA INTERN, LEVEL I, OR II Certification (NO Emergency Permit)
Demonstrated expertise in subject area
Classroom teaching experience in an urban school setting

Universal Companies adheres to the policy of providing equal employment opportunities to all job applicants and employees regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, disability or sexual orientation.